Kolkata: Track repairing work started at full speed between Dum Dum and Patipukur’s rail line after Naihati local derailed on Friday, said sources. Due to the ongoing repairing work, trains services between Patipukur are hit. Routes have been changed for Trains to Majherhat via Patipukur. the speed at which repairing work is going on is like in an army emergency. According to sources, the work is expected to end before Saturday Evening.
Three bogies of the Up Naihati Local derailed near Dum Dum at Patipukur area on Friday. However, no immediate casualties had been reported.The accident has disrupted the train services of Sealdah main line.
Railway officials have rushed to the spot to ascertain the situation. The bogies were derailed minutes after departing from the Dum Dum station. Railway officials have said that an investigating has been launched to determine factor causing the accident.